- Additional Details
- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: History Channel
- DVD Release Date: February 5, 2007
Discover the truth about the life and death of the world's most famous pharaoh. Josh defies ancient curses, tight spaces and jetlag to get the real story on this fascinating figure.
- How much do we really know about the most famous pharaoh in the world?
- Archeology gets a fresh new face in this exciting series.
- Hosted by adventurer Josh Bernstein, President and CEO of the world's oldest and largest wilderness survival school.
Adventure has a new name! Host, explorer and survival expert Josh Bernstein takes a fresh look at the world's greatest ancient mysteries and puts adventure back into history as he travels to some of the most intriguing, remote and physically challenging locations in the world. With a fresh and engaging approach to archaeology, Josh goes to extremes and takes us along for the ride.
Since the discovery of his miraculously intact tomb in 1922, Tutankhamun has captured the world's imagination. The "boy king" is an enigmatic figure who, despite the literal wealth of relics available, remains a 3000-year-old mystery. To this day, archaeologists and scholars are puzzled by King Tut's untimely death.
Recent X-ray's of Tut's mummy show signs of a possible attack, but new evidence may also point to another cause of death. Welcoming us on his quest for the truth, Josh climbs into King Tut's tomb, fires the weapons Tut took to his grave, and uses modern science to dig deeper into the rumors of Tut's murder.
Adding detective to his lengthy resume, Josh endeavors in this episode of DIGGING FOR THE TRUTH® to unlock the secrets of this infinitely fascinating pharaoh.